Staying active with a bump on board is much comfier in the right kind of gear. Whether it’s a spot of yoga, running with the pram in tow or simply bicep curling a latte, it’s easy to look the part in some seriously stylish activewear.
From perfectly cut, over-the-bump leggings and supportive bras for growing boobs to comfy camis and tanks for loose layering, pregnancy activewear is all about a great fit as your body changes.
16 Maternity Activewear Brands
To help you find the best maternity activewear for you (and your bump!), we’ve compiled this handy list of fab brands to get you started in your search. In no particular order, here they are:
Lenny Rose Active
Made by mums for mums, Lenny Rose is Australia’s only physiotherapist designed active and technical wear for pregnancy to motherhood. Simply put, the team know what expecting ladies need from their trusty activewear. Whether it be high-waisted support for bump, compression for comfort or ankle zips for ease of dressing – this monochrome collection has every mum and every stage of pregnancy covered.
Designed to help mums stay active and looking great during pregnancy, the beautiful collection from Bloomberri has all the maternity must-haves covered. From pink speckled sports bras to crew neck sweaters with invisible zips for feeding. Their range is cute and convenient – we love!
The Ten Active
With curves in all the right places, the maternity leggings from The Ten Active do all the work for you. The highly elastic Supplex fabric stretches with mum’s changing figure to create a flattering shape, for every shape. So you can enjoy wearing them from the moment you find out you’re pregnant until months after the little one arrives.
Giving mums practical and beautiful activewear for their pregnancy journey, Maze specialises in nursing sports bras and maternity tights. Featuring Active Core Stability technology and moisture-wicking fabrics, the range ticks every box for your body (and bumps!) needs.
Squat-proof and with zero transparency, the pregnancy tights from Active Truth are the real deal. The high-rise belly band expands as mumma grows, giving full support during pregnancy. And when baby arrives, simply roll the waistband down over the hips for a comfortable fit for any kind of exercise.
Whether it be barre or boxing, the pre and post active collection from Movemami ensures each trimester is done in style. Their nursing sports bras give mums that much-needed support through pregnancy and transition perfectly into a bra for feeding when baby comes home. And did we mention their super-cool prints? We want!
Bae The Label
Loved for their luxe feel and effortless street style, the activewear from Bae the Label does not disappoint. The range includes crops and leggings with superior stretch and a cross-front feature for ultimate comfort. Plus, there’s a range of gorgeous hoodies that are perfect for a walk around the park or when heading home from a workout.
Pea In A Pod
Proudly Australia-made, the collection from Pea In A Pod is versatile, breathable and quick-drying. The extensive range of leggings includes high waist and soft, foldable waistbands for post-c-section comfort. Perfect for low to high impact activities, travel and relaxation, their performance bras, singlets and leggings allow for freedom of movement, giving mumma versatility and style all in one.
The Lorna Jane maternity collection covers the basics for mums who want to stay active with a growing bump. The range features maternity sports bras with handy nursing clips and maternity tights in various lengths. Each pair offer a high waistband and eight-way stretch that expands as you grow.
Everything you and your bump need. This layered nursing cami has a built-in bra with easy to move straps for pull-aside nursing access. The moisture-wicking fabric and loose perforated outer layer provide ultimate airflow too.
The maternity activewear from Cotton On has come a long way. The ‘Body Active’ range is packed with essentials for pregnancy and beyond. Featuring studio tights with playful prints, roomy tanks for bellies big and small, and compassion shorts for post-natal care. It’s an affordable option with lots of choices.
Mums-to-be rave about the maternity pants from Trimester. Both the Jacoba Yoga Pants and Oasis Maternity Leggings boast a great length, super comfy fit and fabric that feels fabulous wash after wash. So comfortable we may just live in them for the entire 40 weeks!
With tanks, camis, leggings and capris available, Esprit has all bases covered for mums wanting to keep active during pregnancy. Their Sporty Piped Leggings are made from a soft cotton jersey with added stretch, guaranteeing comfort for lunging and lounging.
The maternity range from this classic sportswear brand is simple and chic, just the way we like it. Designed to suits mum’s style throughout and after pregnancy, you’ll find seamless maternity tanks in rose and navy with matching tights to complete the look.
Simple workout style complete with speed stripes for good measure. Made from breathable, quick-drying fabric the highly functional Fenna Leggings and Floortje Sports Jacket ensure mum doesn’t get lost in the crowd.
All the performance benefits of 2XU Compression technology plus targeted panels to provide support where pregnant women need it most. The breathable and seam-free tummy panel grows with you and bump too.
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Looking for more essentials to add to your maternity wardrobe? We cover everything from workout gear to snuggly sleepwear in these next few articles:
- The best maternity bras for comfort
- 12 maternity leggings for mums-to-be
- The best maternity sleepwear for 2020
Continue your search for the best maternity activewear
If you’re searching for the best maternity activewear and you’re still not sure if any of these are right for you, continue your search online. Simply jump into one of our closed Pregnancy or Baby groups and ask thousands of other Australian mums what they recommend – ‘What to buy’ is the most talked-about topics, followed by MIL vents!
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